US Patent No. 9,363,656

SECTOR BASED WIRELESS DEVICE MANAGEMENT


Patent No. 9,363,656
Issue Date June 07, 2016
Title Sector Based Wireless Device Management
Inventorship Kenneth V. George, Houston, TX (US)
Ehtesham Khan, Santa Clara, CA (US)
Timothy J. Stechert, Evergreen, CO (US)
Dominick Mangiardi, Fremont, CA (US)
Mark J. Bonn, Granite Bay, CA (US)
James D. Kirby, San Mateo, CA (US)
Assignee Sprint Communications Company L.P., Overland Park, KS (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,363,656

1. A method of operating a location analytics system, the method comprising:
determining a geographic area of interest with a plurality of wireless communication devices;
identifying a plurality of wireless sectors covering the geographic area of interest;
identifying a subset of the plurality of wireless communication devices in each wireless sector of the plurality of wireless
sectors;

generating mapping information, wherein the mapping information comprises locations of the plurality of wireless communication
devices in the geographic area of interest based on the identified subsets of the plurality of wireless communication devices
in the plurality of wireless sectors; and

transferring the mapping information to an emergency action system.